|IUPUI SLIS Project Audio_Immigration - Silver Lisa|
This audiofile is part of a larger final project. I've used it at http://readingwordlessbooks.wordpress.com/2007/12/08/connecting-with-immigration-in-the-past/
Keywords: ellis island; visual literacy
|Ellis Island Digital Story - Karen Hirschfield|
Explore Ellis Island
Keywords: Ellis Island; immigration; US human geography
|Ellis Island 2004|
Ellis Island 2004 Misia Leonard's CCNY class visit to South Buildings. Video was done for a grant application, to a grant that was never awarded, for purposes to make additional videos of architectural student tours of historic sites for educational purposes connected with a class that Misia taught to introduce 5th year architectural students to historic preservation.
Keywords: misia leonard; CCNY; historic preservation; ellis island; PTN
|The Party From Gibbet Island - Roy Trumbull|
Before it was Ellis Island it was Gibbet Island as that was the location of the gallows used for pirates and mutineers. This is a tale of three hung pirates responding to their captains dinner invitation.
Keywords: Gibbet Island; Ellis Island; pirates; mutineers; gallow; ghosts
|Deportation: Its Meaning and Menace : Last Message to the People of America - Berkman, Alexander, 1870-1936|
"This pamphlet is the 'good-bye message' of Alexander Berkman and Emma Goldman" (deported by the United States government in 1919 for subversion), followed by quotations from American and foreign authors
Keywords: Goldman, Emma, 1869-1940; Berkman, Alexander, 1870-1936; Anarchism; Trials and Deportations; Ellis Island, New York, United States
|David Laskin: From Ellis Island to the Great War - Kansas City Public Library|
David Laskin discusses his new book about twelve European immigrants who came to the U.S. in search of livelihoods, and ended up fighting with the American armed forces in World War I. This event took place on April 8, 2010, at the Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St., Kansas City, MO. Laskin contends in The Long Way Home: An American Journey from Ellis Island to the Great War that the men, and thousands like them, were transformed by their Army experience and returned from the war committed to America...
Keywords: David Laskin; The Long Way Home; author; writer; wwi; world war 1; immigrants; european; ellis island; immigration; National World War I Museum; kansas city; kansas city public library
|Governors Island New York City - Dr. Terrell Neuage|
Great-Gatsby-inspired afternoon on Governors Island New York City. More videos by Terrell Neuage at http://ournews.mobi/album.htm. Saturday, June 9th 2007 Michael Arenella and the Dreamland Orchestra/ Jazz Age. Governors Island is located in the New York Harbor, approximately one-half mile from Battery Park in Lower Manhattan and one-quarter mile from Brooklyn. The Island is 172 acres with nearly 225 buildings, considerable open space, and recreational amenities...
Keywords: Governors Island; New York City; Harbor; Terrell Neuage; Michael; Arenella; Dreamland; Orchestra Jazz Age; Battery Park; Lower Manhattan; Statue of Liberty; Ellis Island; Victorian Romanesque; Revival housing; Fort Jay Castle; Williams fortifications; pre-Civil War; arsenal buildings; hickory; oak; chestnut; trees; Pagganck; Nut Island
|Rose Bergman 10Aug2012 Yiddish Book Center - Yiddish Book Center (Lily)|
Rose Bergman was interviewed by Mark Gerstein on August 10, 2012 at the Yiddish Book Center. Rose, a former teacher, recounts growing up in Poland after the Holocaust, her years in Israel, and finally her immigration to and life in the United States. Rose describes how both her parents fled the Nazi advance into Poland by escaping into the Soviet Union, where they struggled to survive. She recounts how after the war her parents returned to Poland, taking up residency in Lodz - where Rose was bor...
Keywords: Advice; Favorite Yiddish word; Yiddish words; Family history; stories about ancestors; Childhood; Jewish Identity; Yiddish language; Immigration; Migration; Holocaust; Israel; Eastern Europe; Soviet Union; Yiddish Book Center; Roots/heritage; Anti-Semitism; World War Two; Urban; Theater; Radio; Other languages; Hebrew; Career and Professional Life; Education; Rose Bergman; 1940s; Poland; Ringelblum Archives; Lodz; Yad Vashem; New York City; NYC; Ellis Island; Dallas TX; John F. Kennedy; Six Day War; Bronx; Hunter College; Columbia University; Aaron Lansky; Outwitting History; YIVO; Curses; Never Forget To Lie; Yiddish Book Center; National Yiddish Book Center; Wexler Oral History Project; nybc; ybc; Yiddish; Jewish culture